Hostile takeover movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant hostile takeover movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, realistic and tense films and TV shows about / with hostile takeover, explosion, murder, gun, danger, hostage, violence, machine gun, held at gunpoint and chase plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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hostile takeover movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as hostile takeover: Critical Mass (2001), Taps (1981), Thor: The Dark World (2013), Inside Man (2006), Die Hard (1988), The China Syndrome (1979), Fifty Shades Freed (2018), The Firm (2012), Point Blank (1998), The Final Option (1982).

List of hostile takeover movies

 3.5
 384
Critical Mass (2001)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jeffers works security at a nuclear power plant. The plant is being decommissioned, and a politician is touring the plant and videotaping his comments regarding the closing. A terrorist group led by Samson gets inside the gates, with their ultimate ...
Style: semi serious, suspense, captivating, exciting, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, rescue, terrorist, hostile takeover, terrorist group, bomb, confined, danger, journalism, race against time, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
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Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport, Thriller, War
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: 19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad - contrasting the realities of war with America's perceptions.
Style: thought provoking, bleak, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending
Plot: iraq war, post traumatic stress disorder, american football, soldier, thanksgiving, war veteran, patriotism, hostile takeover, male camaraderie, mission, heroism, flashback ...
Time: year 1937, year 2004, 21st century, 2000s
Place: iraq, usa, dallas texas, texas
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 6.8
 16K
Taps (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Military cadets take extreme measures to insure the future of their academy when its existence is threatened by local condo developers.
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, rough, tragic ending ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: military school, military academy, military, military funeral, teenager fighting adult, hostile takeover, last stand, older man younger man relationship, gun, fighting the system, coming of age, siege ...
Time: 80s
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Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos… but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: norse mythology, superhero, superhuman powers, warrior, wizards and magicians, king, giant monster, creature, good versus evil, villain, scientist, queen ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, london, england
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 7.6
 330K
Inside Man (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Bank robber Dalton Russell enters a Manhattan bank, locks the doors and takes hostages, working methodically and without haste. Detective Frazier is assigned to negotiate, but his mind is occupied with the corruption charges he is facing. With an ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, tricky, twists and turns, clever ...
Plot: heist, master criminal, hostage, bank robbery, bank, thief, perfect crime, crime, manipulations, crimes, twists & turns, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
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 8.2
 765K
Die Hard (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: NYPD cop, John McClane's plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when minutes after he arrives at her office, the entire building is overtaken by a group of terrorists. With little help from the LAPD, wisecracking ...
Style: intense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, hostage, gunfight, terrorist, heist, fbi, storage unit, courage, christmas, save the day, race against time, marital problem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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The China Syndrome (1979)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A modern nightmare nearly becomes reality in this tension-filled story about an "incident" at a nuclear power plant. Jane Fonda stars as Kimberly Wells, an ambitious TV reporter covering a story on energy sources, who is present at the ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: conspiracy, investigation, danger, journalism, radiation, control room, media, swat team, politics, nuclear, uncover truth, catastrophe ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pennsylvania
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Fifty Shades Freed (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Believing they have left behind shadowy figures from their past, newlyweds Christian and Ana fully embrace an inextricable connection and shared life of luxury. But just as she steps into her role as Mrs. Grey and he relaxes into an unfamiliar ...
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, romantic, sadistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night, date night
Plot: sex scene, bare breasts, sex, female nudity, bdsm, unplanned pregnancy, lust, honeymoon, erotica, undressing, pregnant wife, newlyweds ...
Time: 2010s, future
Place: seattle, cote d'azur, europe, paris france, seattle washington
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 7.0
 5K
The Firm (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: As a young associate, Mitchell McDeere brought down the prestigious Memphis law firm of Bendini, Lambert & Locke, which operated as a front for the Chicago mob -- and his life was never the same. After a difficult decade, which included a stay ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: law firm, lawyer, workplace, moral dilemma, dishonesty, legal, crimes, legal investigation, haunted by the past, witness protection, corruption, family man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 4.3
 1K
Point Blank (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Convicted corporate criminal Howard engineers a prison break as he and a number of fellow inmates are being transferred to a new facility. The escapees storm a shopping mall and take a group of shoppers hostage (after killing many more of them) ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, rescue, one man army, danger, race against time, criminal heroes, hostages, confined, crime, tough law enforcer, crimes, fugitives ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa
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Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With global superpowers engaged in an increasingly hostile arms race, Superman leads a crusade to rid the world of nuclear weapons. But Lex Luthor, recently sprung from jail, is declaring war on the Man of Steel and his quest to save the planet. ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, cult film, surprise ending, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, convertible, alter ego, nuclear, nuclear threat, good versus evil, secret identity, mountain, laboratory, u.s. army, newspaper editor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: san francisco, russia, italy, new york
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The Final Option (1982)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When SAS Captain Peter Skellen is thrown out of the service for gross misconduct due to unnecessary violence and bullying, he is soon recruited by The People's Lobby, a fanatical group aiming to hold several US dignitaries hostage. But ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, undercover, terrorism, hostage, state affairs, adventure, isolation, danger, anti war, hostages, politics, espionage ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, london, europe, big ben london
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 3.6
 239
Hourglass (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A business executive gets mixed up with a killer female and her lesbian roommate, who plot to take over his fashion business.
Style: sexy, sexual, suspenseful, serious, erotic ...
Plot: femme fatale, fashion, murder, law enforcement, dishonesty, police investigation, rivalry, couples, deadly, lifestyle, destructive relationship, manipulations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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 6.2
 17K
6 Days (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In April 1980, armed gunmen stormed the Iranian Embassy in Princes Gate, London and took all inside hostage. Over the next six days a tense standoff took place, all the while a group of highly trained soldiers from the SAS prepared for a raid the ...
Style: based on true events, realistic, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: embassy, rescue, siege, violence, hostage, danger, terrorism, death, police, politics, military, hostage negotiator ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: england, iran, london
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 5.8
 101K
Skyscraper (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Framed and on the run, a former FBI agent must save his family from a blazing fire in the world's tallest building.
Style: tense, suspense, emotional, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: skyscraper, protective parent, lone hero, fire, family in danger, father, heroes, gunfight, leg brace, daring rescue, hi-tech, penthouse ...
Time: 2010s
Place: hong kong, china, minnesota
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7 Days in Entebbe (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France, Malta
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1976, four hijackers take over an Air France airplane with 248 passengers on board and force it to land in Entebbe, Uganda.
Style: suspense, based on true events, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane hijack, rescue mission, terrorist, hostage situation, death threat, terrorism, politics, danger, pistol, gun, violence, palestinian ...
Time: year 1976, 70s
Place: israel, uganda, athens greece, frankfurt germany
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The Hurricane Heist (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Thieves attempt a massive heist against the U.S. Treasury as a Category 5 hurricane approaches one of its Mint facilities.
Style: disaster movie, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: hurricane, heist, weather, conspiracy, money, betrayal, brother brother relationship, hostage, weatherman, hostages, special agents, natural disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, year 2015, year 1992 ...
Place: usa, alabama
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 5.7
 9K
Final Score (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a stadium is seized by a group of heavily armed criminals during a major sporting event, an ex-soldier must use all his military skills to save the 35,000 capacity crowd, one of which is the daughter of his fallen comrade.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: terrorism, one against many, unlikely hero, haunted by the past, survival, hostage, disguise, murder, race against time, rescue attempt, foot chase, russian ...
Time: 90s, year 1999, 1990s, 2010s
Place: tower bridge london, russia, england, london
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 5.2
 9K
Bushwick (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an unknown military force invades Bushwick, a Brooklyn neighborhood, young student Lucy and war veteran Stupe must rely on each other to escape and survive.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: invasion, brooklyn new york city, street shootout, mercenary, subway, grandmother, student, running for your life, intruder, community, veteran, flare ...
Place: new york, texas
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 6.5
 10K
City Hunter (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Extremely silly comedy about a self-indulgent private investigator who winds up on a cruise ship full of rich patrons, gorgeous women, murderous terrorists, and scarce food.
Style: realistic, exciting, humorous, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hostage, hijacking, private detective, heroes, cruise, ship, womanizer, one man army, terrorist, parody, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, asia
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The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a powerful billionaire is murdered, his secret adoptive son must race to prove his legitimacy, find his father's killers and stop them from taking over his financial empire.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, millionaire, vengeance, intrigue, danger, chases and races, obsessive quest, dishonesty, uncover truth, rivalry, workplace, corporate world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, hong kong, croatia
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Irresistible Force (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A police sergant is about to retire. Therefore he only wants to let the time pass by without getting in trouble or even becoming hurt. But this is not so easy as he receives as partner an enthusiastic young, female agent who provokes all kinds of ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: karate, female warrior, home invasion, kicked in the face, hostage situation, captain, city, sniper rifle, terrorist group, retirement, sniper, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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 6.1
 18K
Early Man (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dug, along with his sidekick Hognob, unite a cavemen tribe to save their hidden valley from being spoiled and, all together as a team, to face the menace of a mysterious and mighty enemy, on the turf of an ancient and sacred sport.
Style: claymation, funny, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: caveman, soccer match, dinosaur, family, couples, gadget, friendship, cavemen, parody, family relations, friends, buddies ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric, prehistoric times
Place: manchester england, manchester
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CIA Code Name: Alexa (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A CIA operative kills a terrorist during a prison break. When a group of terrorists attempts to recover a microchip implanted in the man's body, one of them is captured and convinced by the CIA to work for them as an informer.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, martial arts, espionage, femme fatale, heroes, secret agents, undercover, terrorism, kidnapping, escape, cia, prison escape ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles
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Chain of Command (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Merrill Ross (Michael Dudikoff) is thought to be a C.I.A. agent gone bad and teaming with some other alphabet named agency to take over the oil rich country of Qumir, he finds he's in the middle of a very explosive situation. Not knowing ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: terrorism, punched in the chest, shot in the leg, chain of command, geopolitics, krav maga, henchman, showdown, bespectacled male, corporate conspiracy, suit and tie, combat ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
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 6.1
 30K
Critters (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A massive ball of furry creatures from another world eat their way through a small mid-western town followed by intergalactic bounty hunters opposed only by militant townspeople.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, bounty hunter, outer space, creature, danger, chaos, small town, misfit, family in danger, intergalactic, barn, toilet ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, usa
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Killing Salazar (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Monaco, Romania
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An elite team of DEA agents are assigned to protect a dangerous drug lord and take refuge in a luxury hotel while they await extraction. They soon find themselves at the center of an ambush as the drug lord's former associates launch an ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, exciting, surprise ending ...
Plot: black ops, ambush, battle, organized crime, battles, violence, betrayal, gangsters, top secret, government agent, chase, soldier ...
Place: ukraine, eastern europe, romania
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 6.4
 368K
Justice League (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Fuelled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne and Diana Prince assemble a team of metahumans consisting of Barry Allen, Arthur Curry and Victor Stone to face the catastrophic threat of ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, epic, exciting, surprise ending ...
Plot: superhero, superhero team, super powers, alien, costumed hero, battle, battles, good versus evil, superhuman, army, alien invasion, superhuman speed ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia, kansas, tower bridge london, london, norway
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Perfectly Prudence (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Versatile technician Nigel and daughter Annie MacIntyre, officially her producer, are the only people people classy Prudence McCoy lets intervene in the traditional show on household tips she presents, third generation. But the TV station was bought ...
Plot: technician, tv station, makeover, hostile takeover, ex husband ex wife relationship, woman in a bikini, mother daughter relationship, kiss, mogul, kissing
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Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Batman faces his ultimate challenge as the mysterious Red Hood takes Gotham City by firestorm. One part vigilante, one part criminal kingpin, Red Hood begins cleaning up Gotham with the efficiency of Batman, but without following the same ethical ...
Style: comic, serious, exciting, intense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, mysterious character, danger, secret identity, vigilantism, crimes, vigilante, fighting crime, mind game, double life, organized crime, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: bosnia, usa
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